Ulysses Simpson Grant was born April 27, 1822 in Point Pleasant, OH, and died July 23, 1885 in Wilton, NY. He served as 18th President of the United States from March 4, 1869 to March 4, 1877, serving two full terms. He was affiliated with the Republican party. His vice-presidents were Schuyler Colfax, Jr. (1869-1873) and Henry Wilson (1873-1877). His first lady was Julia Boggs (Dent) Grant, his wife.